World's first 256GB USB flash drive

Discussion in 'Technology News' started by TheHumanBot, Jul 23, 2009.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. TheHumanBot

    TheHumanBot Member

    Joined:
    Sep 6, 2008
    Messages:
    834
    Likes Received:
    4
    Trophy Points:
    18
    Location:
    Gujarat, India
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    Kingston Technology Europe announced the launch of the world's first 256GB USB flash drive, the DataTraveler 300.
    "The DataTraveler 300 will enable users to carry huge volumes of data with them everywhere they go – up to 365 CDs for example," said Kirsty Miller, product marketing manager – consumer, Kingston Technology Europe.
    It is built to order only; customers who wish to purchase the drive can place an order with resellers and e-tailers.
    Kingston's new DataTraveler® 300 USB Flash drive carries the highest capacity available on the market. Up to 90% of the drives content can be password protected and conveniently accessed due to the new Password Traveler software. No administrator rights are required. Fast transfer speeds guarantee smooth data flow to your host device.

    Specifications:
    Capacity: 256 GB
    Speed: Data transfer rates of up to 20 MB/sec read and 10 MB/sec write
    Includes Password Traveler security software for Windows
    Does not require administrator rights to access the privacy zone
    Dimensions: 2.78" x 0.67" x 0.87" (70.68 mm x 16.90 mm x 21.99 mm)
    Operating temperature: 0 to 60 degree Celsius
    Storage temperature: -20 to 85 degree Celsius
    Enhanced for Windows ReadyBoost on Vista-based systems

    HomePage :
    Code:
    http://www.kingston.com/ukroot/flash/dt300.asp
     
  2. dreams

    dreams Gracias Senor

    Joined:
    Apr 4, 2005
    Messages:
    776
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    Heven & Hell
    gud find..price wil b a bomb
     
  3. Krazzy Warrior

    Krazzy Warrior "Aal Izz Well"

    Joined:
    Apr 16, 2008
    Messages:
    1,830
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    Inside ur BRaIN..!!
    hmm price....??? 256 thousand ?? lol??
     
  4. Nithu

    Nithu I'm in 3D Grafix world!!!

    Joined:
    Nov 4, 2008
    Messages:
    197
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    16
    Location:
    Kerala
    WOW :shock: 256GB :shock: That's really Huge :shock::shock::shock:
     
  5. go4saket

    go4saket 9437077259

    Joined:
    Sep 21, 2005
    Messages:
    1,264
    Likes Received:
    7
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    Sambalpur, Orissa
    Any idea how much is the cost?
     
  6. Anon

    Anon New Member

    Joined:
    Jul 30, 2009
    Messages:
    16
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Costly I guess
     
  7. Dark Core

    Dark Core Freak Beta 1

    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2008
    Messages:
    219
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    Nagercoil
    Should be expensive, but 256 GB Wow - :shock:
     
  8. Techn0crat

    Techn0crat RPG FTW!!!

    Joined:
    Mar 12, 2009
    Messages:
    156
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    How long it will last because life of flash drives is very less
     
  9. adi007

    adi007 New Member

    Joined:
    Sep 10, 2007
    Messages:
    713
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    hassan
    It will be expensive at the first year and wait till 1-2 years and you will get it at dirt cheap :)
     
  10. x3060

    x3060 A LOTR fan

    Joined:
    Dec 2, 2007
    Messages:
    1,173
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    i can wait :)...and i will
     
  11. vilas_patil

    vilas_patil New Member

    Joined:
    Dec 26, 2007
    Messages:
    145
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
  12. NucleusKore

    NucleusKore TheSaint

    Joined:
    Jun 19, 2004
    Messages:
    3,435
    Likes Received:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    Antigua
  13. phreak0ut

    phreak0ut The Thread Killer >:)

    Joined:
    Apr 2, 2006
    Messages:
    1,181
    Likes Received:
    6
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    Bangalore
    I've seen ads for this Ironkey, but never bothered to check out the features. Mind blowing!!
     
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Share This Page